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Christopher Weigel:  Facies Poli Arctici adiacentiumque ei regionum ex recentissimis itinerariis delineata cur Chrisophori Weigelii, Norib

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Title: Facies Poli Arctici adiacentiumque ei regionum ex recentissimis itinerariis delineata cur Chrisophori Weigelii, Norib

Map Maker: Christopher Weigel

Place / Date: Nuremberg / 1720

Coloring: Hand Colored

Size: 14 x 12 inches

Condition: VG+

Price: $395.00

Inventory ID: 0026dg


Description:

Interesting map of the North Pole from Davide Kohler's Descriptio Orbis Antiqui…published by Weigel in 1720.

The map shows the prevailing belief in a massive northern hemisphere, extending to Alaska, Canada, the British Isles, Scandinavia and Russia. An intersting retrospective projection.


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